Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Workshop: Preserving Historic Woodwork

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Waypoint Center
The Island
Bellows Falls, VT

 

The Vermont furniture doctor presents a workshop on preserving historic woodwork, antique furniture, and wooden heirlooms

Have family furniture (antique or not) in need of attention? Interior decorative woodwork showing signs of its age? Need advice on how to care for and maintain these items? This slide-illustrated workshop on Wednesday, June 26, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Bellows Falls Waypoint Center may help.

Jonathan Schechtman, master craftsman, furniture conservator, and proprietor of Meeting House Furniture Restoration in Quechee will share information on how to care for and conserve antique wooden heirlooms and interiors.

His slide presentation will illustrate examples of antique furniture restoration procedures, followed by one-on-one advice to attendees. Participants are encouraged to bring small items of furniture, and Schechtman will provide specific advice on the care, repair and/or preservation.

Schechtman founded Meeting House Furniture Restoration in 1982. He received master’s degrees in both Art Education and Historic Preservation. His training includes studying furniture making in England, and furniture restoration at the Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute.

This Historic Homes Workshop is hosted by the Rockingham Historic Preservation Commission and is free. Light refreshments will be served. The Waypoint Center is handicapped accessible and has ample parking.



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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Workshop: Preserving Historic Woodwork

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Waypoint Center
The Island
Bellows Falls, VT

 

The Vermont furniture doctor presents a workshop on preserving historic woodwork, antique furniture, and wooden heirlooms

Have family furniture (antique or not) in need of attention? Interior decorative woodwork showing signs of its age? Need advice on how to care for and maintain these items? This slide-illustrated workshop on Wednesday, June 26, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Bellows Falls Waypoint Center may help.

Jonathan Schechtman, master craftsman, furniture conservator, and proprietor of Meeting House Furniture Restoration in Quechee will share information on how to care for and conserve antique wooden heirlooms and interiors.

His slide presentation will illustrate examples of antique furniture restoration procedures, followed by one-on-one advice to attendees. Participants are encouraged to bring small items of furniture, and Schechtman will provide specific advice on the care, repair and/or preservation.

Schechtman founded Meeting House Furniture Restoration in 1982. He received master’s degrees in both Art Education and Historic Preservation. His training includes studying furniture making in England, and furniture restoration at the Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute.

This Historic Homes Workshop is hosted by the Rockingham Historic Preservation Commission and is free. Light refreshments will be served. The Waypoint Center is handicapped accessible and has ample parking.



The Mid-River Bulletin Board is facilitated by WOOL-FM.
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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Workshop: Preserving Historic Woodwork

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Waypoint Center
The Island
Bellows Falls, VT

 

The Vermont furniture doctor presents a workshop on preserving historic woodwork, antique furniture, and wooden heirlooms

Have family furniture (antique or not) in need of attention? Interior decorative woodwork showing signs of its age? Need advice on how to care for and maintain these items? This slide-illustrated workshop on Wednesday, June 26, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Bellows Falls Waypoint Center may help.

Jonathan Schechtman, master craftsman, furniture conservator, and proprietor of Meeting House Furniture Restoration in Quechee will share information on how to care for and conserve antique wooden heirlooms and interiors.

His slide presentation will illustrate examples of antique furniture restoration procedures, followed by one-on-one advice to attendees. Participants are encouraged to bring small items of furniture, and Schechtman will provide specific advice on the care, repair and/or preservation.

Schechtman founded Meeting House Furniture Restoration in 1982. He received master’s degrees in both Art Education and Historic Preservation. His training includes studying furniture making in England, and furniture restoration at the Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute.

This Historic Homes Workshop is hosted by the Rockingham Historic Preservation Commission and is free. Light refreshments will be served. The Waypoint Center is handicapped accessible and has ample parking.



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